The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
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The headlines of George Osborne's Autumn Statement are explained in a five minute digest.
The independent Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) predicts that the government will not have to borrow any money in 2018-19.
A Christian care worker who claimed she was forced to leave her job after refusing to work Sundays has lost her legal appeal.
No more accidentally ripping the thing in two
24 hours of news photos: 5 December
Jockey Timmy Murphy is banned for nine days following an "altercation" in the Newbury weighing room.
George Osborne updates MPs on the UK economy, and future tax and spending plans.
BBC HR director Lucy Adams settles her legal action against the NUJ after the union apologised for falsely accusing her of a "dirty tricks" campaign against its members.